• Hollywood pays homage to 'Batman' icon Adam West
Hollywood pays homage to 'Batman' icon Adam West

In fact, West even graced the offices of Mashable a few years ago, leaving us with a bit of that old Bat-magic that we'll continue to miss for many years to come. When Variety asked him about being a Batman before, he had said, "Money". In his final years, West was always happy to greet fans. "If I pick up a telephone and make an worldwid...

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  • Jessica Chastain Marries Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo in Italian Wedding
Jessica Chastain Marries Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo in Italian Wedding

Chastain's " The Huntsman: Winter's War " co-star Emily Blunt was also present, as was her " Zero Dark Thirty " co-star Edgar Ramirez . Chastain and Passi de Preposulo have mostly kept their romance private, aside from a few social media posts, since they began dating in 2012.

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  • Adam West, TV's Batman, Dead At 88 After Battle With Leukemia
Adam West, TV's Batman, Dead At 88 After Battle With Leukemia

West had been fighting leukemia, according to Variety . The campy, upbeat television series ran for 120 episodes on the ABC network from 1966 to 1968 and was known for it's on-screen description of the action in comic book terms such as "Whap" and "Bam".

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  • Adam West, star of hit TV series 'Batman', dies at 88
Adam West, star of hit TV series 'Batman', dies at 88

Though the high-profile role propelled West to stardom and immortalized the DC Comics character in the pop culture consciousness, playing Batman ultimately typecast the actor and later restricted his choice of parts. Two-Face. Adam West , star of the popular and campy 1960's " Batman " TV show, has died, his agent said. I will miss him in th...

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  • Adam West, star of 'Batman' TV series, dead at 88
Adam West, star of 'Batman' TV series, dead at 88

Speaking of his role in Batman , West said he did it "for laughs, but in order to do [that], one had to never think it was amusing". After " Batman " went off the air in 1968, West continued to work in television, appearing in "Laverne & Shirley" and "Fantasy Island".

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  • Roman Polanski's victim expected to ask judge to drop case
Roman Polanski's victim expected to ask judge to drop case

The director of " Rosemary's Baby " and " Chinatown " was accused of drugging the 13-year-old Geimer before raping her at the house of film star Jack Nicholson in Los Angeles . Braun said a court hearing in Los Angeles is set to get access to plea deal testimony from the 70s. She told the court that she was no longer afraid to speak out and ha...

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  • Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty'
Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty'

At a Rose Garden press conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis this afternoon, Trump was asked why he felt vindicated by Comey's testimony and if White House tapes exist. Read: Did James Comey Lie During Testimony? On Friday, Trump strongly suggested Comey had lied about their encounters and accused him of being a "leaker".

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  • Ariana Grande resumes her tour in Paris
Ariana Grande resumes her tour in Paris

However, I extend my hand and heart and everything I possibly can give to you and yours, should you want or need my help in any way". Ever since the attack, Grande, 23, has been encouraging donations on social media and visited some still-recovering fans at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital on Friday.

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  • Fact check: did James Comey's testimony actually vindicate Donald Trump?
Fact check: did James Comey's testimony actually vindicate Donald Trump?

The committee also has asked Comey for any notes or memos that he has which would detail the handful of discussions he had with Trump . But he made clear his stance that Comey said nothing to the Intelligence Committee that proved Trump or his campaign associates were in cahoots with Moscow during the election or before he was sworn in, no...

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  • Adam West, 'Batman' TV star, dies at 88
Adam West, 'Batman' TV star, dies at 88

West did voice over work for more recent shows such as " The Fairly OddParents ", " The Simpsons " and " Family Guy ". "He was and always will be our hero". Newmar, interviewed on CNN Saturday, said West connected with his fans on a personal level. West's good looks and dry-wit made a terrific Batman for the series, and some would say an even b...

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  • Adam West, iconic 1960's 'Batman,' dies at 88
Adam West, iconic 1960's 'Batman,' dies at 88

I will forever miss him. "Hug your loved ones today". Born William West Anderson in Walla Walla, Washington in 1928, the actor later adopted a stage name and moved to Hollywood in 1959. West wrote two books, one, titled "Back to the Batcave" and published in the mid-1990s, in which he said that he was "angry and disappointed" not to have been off...

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  • TV's Batman, Adam West, dies at 88
TV's Batman, Adam West, dies at 88

After West's passing, his spokesperson called him a "true American icon and beloved father and husband" who will be "dearly missed by his family , friends, and millions of fans around the world" (via The Hollywood Reporter ). He received the 2,468th star on the Walk of Fame in a 2012 ceremony. West: I had done a pilot with Seth [MacFarlane] t...

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  • Trump accuses Comey of lying, offers to talk to Special Counsel
Trump accuses Comey of lying, offers to talk to Special Counsel

Mrs Collins, a member of the senate intelligence committee, which is investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 election, said Mr Comey's motivation "may have been a good one". He said he did this because felt the investigation may have reached a point at which a special counsel needed to be appointed. "I hope you can let this go", Trump tol...

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  • Andy Murray:
Andy Murray: "I'm proud of the tournament I had"

After returning prematurely for the Olympics and continuing to struggle with his wrist, he brought an early end to his season. "It's no secret", said Nadal. If not, I'm going to be in big trouble. Rosewall, who had been the youngest French champion at 18 in 1953 and then the oldest at 33, could have bought half a dozen houses in London with his...

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  • Burt Ward Remembers 'Batman' Co-Star Adam West: 'I Will Forever Miss Him'
Burt Ward Remembers 'Batman' Co-Star Adam West: 'I Will Forever Miss Him'

West and his co-star Burt Ward, who played Batman's sidekick Robin, won widespread acclaim for their kitsch portrayal of the Dynamic Duo. "When you wear a mask and amusing tights, .it gets a little frustrating from time to time", West said.

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  • Sessions to Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee
Sessions to Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee

In a press conference on Thursday, Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said that the president "absolutely" has confidence in Sessions and the rest of his cabinet. CNN later reported that congressional investigators have been probing whether Sessions had a possible third, undisclosed meeting with Kislyak. In March, Sessions recused himself from ...

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  • Scottish leader Sturgeon says will work to keep Conservatives out of power
Scottish leader Sturgeon says will work to keep Conservatives out of power

Deputy First Minister John Swinney said plans for a second referendum were a "significant motivator" which lost the SNP support, adding the party would "have to be attentive to that". Back in 2015, Nicola Sturgeon's party only missed out on three Scottish seats. However, the Scottish Tory leader conceded the Prime Minister had not been given ...

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  • Trump '100%' willing to testify on Comey
Trump '100%' willing to testify on Comey

Both were quick to note that Comey validated one Trump claim: that Comey had told him three times that he was not personally the target of the investigation. "But yes, absolutely I'd be committed to Article 5 ", he said. "You're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer, don't worry", Trump said seconds after insisting he wa...

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  • Police arrest man in connection with Manchester terror attack
Police arrest man in connection with Manchester terror attack

Police said 17 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation. Police said officers were examining the link between the 24-year-old suspect and the Micra. "We are very interested in anything people can tell us about the movements of this vehicle, and who was in it, over the past months", he said. Salman Abedi was born in Manches...

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  • I would speak under oath on Comey
I would speak under oath on Comey

First, he asked Comey to reiterate that Trump wasn't under FBI investigation - which, while true, was irrelevant to the question of whether Trump was interfering with the FBI's work. Ryan (R-Wis.) addressed reporters and said, "The president's new at this". The accusation - essentially alleging that Comey committed perjury in his congressional...

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